• Created Date
  • 1962
  • Description
  • The Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair."At the north end of the International Mall, the Philippine Pavilion presents a comprehensive portrait of a people building a nation. The Philippine Government Pavilion at the Seattle World's Fair is a joint project of the young nation's Department of Commerce and Industry and the Filipino business community. The Philippine ... more
    The Century 21 Exposition took place between April 21 and October 21, 1962 and is also known as the Seattle World's Fair."At the north end of the International Mall, the Philippine Pavilion presents a comprehensive portrait of a people building a nation. The Philippine Government Pavilion at the Seattle World's Fair is a joint project of the young nation's Department of Commerce and Industry and the Filipino business community. The Philippine Congress appropriated 500,000 pesos (approximately $250,000) for the project. Private industry contributed an equal amount to assure Philippine participation in the fair on an unprecedented scale." (Century 21 Exposition. (1962). Official Guide Book, Seattle World's Fair 1962. Seattle: Acme Publications. p. 80)Filed in: Seattle--Century 21--Philippines Exhibit. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    8 x 10 in.
    Scanned from a photograph using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 120 dpi in JPEG for1mat at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004